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Opinion: High-speed rail's many benefits

(Source: Politio opinion column by Thomas Hart Jr., May 23, 2012)

The U.S. needs modern public transportation not dependent on oil or traffic patterns. Most developed nations now have high-speed rail, sleek trains that reach more than 200 mph. Here, this option would be most viable in two distinct corridors on the East and West Coasts the Northeast Corridor, from Boston to Washington, and California.

Full story: Politico

Thursday, May 24, 2012

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